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Feb 20, 2019
NASA developing models to predict conflicts among crew members for manned Mars missionsScientists are studying the behaviour of analogue astronaut crews on mock missions, complete with isolation, sleep deprivation, specially designed tasks and mission control
Jul 01, 2018
Researchers develop app for users to see a food product's nutritional ratingFoodSwitch also asks users to crowdsource information on new and changing foods.
Jun 19, 2018
Bill Cosby's honorary degree revoked by Northwestern University in wake of sexual harassment lawsuitNorthwestern University has revoked the honorary degree it awarded Bill Cosby two decades ago — the first time the school has taken such a step in its 167-year history
Dec 03, 2017
Students at Northwestern University in the US are studying a 1,900 year old Egyptian portrait mummyAs part of a comprehensive scientific investigation, the mummy was brought to the Argonne National Laboratory in the US earlier this week.
Jul 26, 2017
Scientists are changing functions of living cells to redesign life forms by rewriting DNA codesScientists have earlier been able to make specific changes in the DNA code. Now, they're starting over and building redesigned life forms from scratch.
Apr 27, 2015
Faster, higher quality 3D camera developed; can be used in any environmentInspired by the human eye, scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have developed an inexpensive, faster 3-D camera that can be used in any environment such as outdoors to produce high-quality images.
Feb 11, 2015
Users will soon be able to feel the keyboard on their touchscreen device: ResearchNew research could allow your touchscreen's keyboard to actually feel like a keyboard, scientists say.
May 05, 2014
Greener energy? New cheap, environment-friendly solar cell developedIn a breakthrough, scientists have developed a new low cost, environment-friendly solar cell with improved efficiency that uses tin instead of the hazardous lead.
Sep 29, 2012
Body of missing Indian-American student found, family seeks answers18-year-old Harsha Maddula, Northwestern pre-med sophomore and straight-A student, disappeared last Saturday after attending an off-campus party with friends.
Sep 13, 2012
New ultra-sensitive device sniffs out toxic metalsSwiss and US scientists have developed an ultra-sensitive device to detect the tiniest traces of heavy metals in drinking water and fish, which could...